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Summer holiday respite for parent carers

The summer holidays can be great fun. But, for some families, they can also be difficult or stressful.  The Disabled Children’s Partnership’s national survey found that 53% of family carers say they don’t take a family…

Cost of Living Payment

Who will get the cost-of-living payment and when? A £650 payment will be made to more than eight million low-income households who receive the following benefits: · Universal Credit, · income-based Jobseekers Allowance · income-related…

Older carers survey

Age Cymru’s Carers Project has launched an Older Carers Survey to learn more about unpaid carers’ experiences. From the kind of support they receive, to the top three things that would make their life as a carer…

Respite Scheme Q&A with All Wales Forum

NEWCIS’ respite scheme ‘Bridging The Gap’ provides choice and flexibility to unpaid carers and is delivered across Flintshire, Wrexham and Denbighshire.  We spoke to All Wales Forum about the scheme and answered some frequently asked…

The Big Wellbeing Event Round-Up

Firstly, thank you all so much for those that attended our wellbeing event in partnership with Outside Lives Ltd. – our first big event after 2 years due to the pandemic! The feedback from carers…